Oklahoma K9 finds 125 lbs of marijuana, 2 arrested

OKLAHOMA CITY – Two men were arrested after an Oklahoma County K9 found 125 pounds of marijuana inside their vehicle.

According to the Oklahoma County Sheriff’s Office, a deputy pulled over the car after he noticed them weaving and straddling lanes on I-40.

When the deputy stopped the vehicle, he said Laietis Defreitas, 36, and Calvin Isom, 31, told conflicting stories about their trip.

The deputy said he also smelled marijuana inside the vehicle.

The deputy deployed  his K9 partner, Thor, who signaled drugs were inside the vehicle.

Officials say they found 125 pounds of marijuana and 17,929 dollars, believed to be drug proceeds.

Defreitas and Isom were both booked on trafficking illegal drugs and possession of drug proceeds.